Tuesday, Aug 19 
Ambulance provider to leave Ind. communities (EMS World)
Some Indiana hospitals say they are not sure what to make of Rural/Metro Corp.'s announcement to end ambulance services in some Indiana communities.

 Tuesday, Aug 19 
Paramedic: Anderson County Emergency Medical Service, Lawrenceburg (Anderson) KY

 Sunday, Aug 17 
Governors tout benefits of Medicaid expansion (Lexington Herald Leader)
Three governors who expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul said Saturday there are economic and moral arguments for embracing a key part of the law, despite strong political opposition in their southern states.

 Saturday, Aug 16 
Fundraiser held to assist injured emergency workers (WDRB)
A community came together to help two emergency workers who were injured during a fatal crash, by holding a fundraiser Friday night.

 Friday, Aug 15 
Green River Firefighters' to honor all emergency service personnel (SurfKY)
Military, firefighters, emergency medical crews, emergency dispatchers, all emergency service providers will be honored at 5 p.m. Sept. 6 at Felix E Martin Hall in Greenville Ky.

 Friday, Aug 15 
KAPA Region 6 meeting scheduled for Sept. 2 (KAPA)
The Region 6 KAPA meeting will be held on Sept 2 at 1:00 PM EDT in Inez, Ky.

 Friday, Aug 15 
Incorrect-Death-Call case against Lincoln Paramedic moves forward (Interior Journal)
A complaint against a Lincoln County paramedic who allegedly incorrectly reported that an unresponsive woman was dead has been referred for further action by a preliminary review board.

 Friday, Aug 15 
Two ambulances break down transporting patient in Ky. (EMS World)
Georgetown-Scott County EMS has battled mechanical problems with their ambulances all summer. Those problems continued Monday.

 Friday, Aug 15 
Volunteer firefighters get the assurance they need from transportation cabinet (WDRB)
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says firefighters have the authority to close stretches of highway when responding to an emergency.

 Friday, Aug 15 
The Provider: Summer Edition (KAPA)
Summer Edition of The Provider, the Kentucky Ambulance Providers Association Quarterly Newsletter.

 Thursday, Aug 14 
Owensboro Health hosting EMS meeting on Aug. 28
Owensboro Health will be hosting a meeting on August 28 at 11:00 AM to talk about the new services of their hospital, and they will be talking about ways to improve their services with EMS.

 Thursday, Aug 14 
KAPA Region 2 meeting scheduled for Sept. 4 (KAPA)
The Kentucky Ambulance Providers Association Region 2 meeting and regional election will be held at the Rough River Lodge in Grayson County at 1 PM CST on Sept. 4.

 Thursday, Aug 14 
Barren-Metcalfe board member will ask fiscal court to support plan for special taxing district (Glasgow Daily Times)
A member of the board of directors for Barren and Metcalfe counties' ambulance service is planning to present the idea of creating a special taxing district to the Barren County Fiscal Court at an upcoming meeting.

 Wednesday, Aug 13 
Glendale Fire Department speaks about the loss of Jonathan French (WDRB)
Members with the Glendale Fire Department, along with the family of Jonathan French, spoke out about their monumental loss Tuesday evening.

 Wednesday, Aug 13 
Ambulance involved in Lexington crash (WKYT)
Police say an 18 year old was drunk when he ran into a Green County ambulance in Lexington.

 Wednesday, Aug 13 
State board declines to look at Hardin EMS issue (Elizabethtown News Enterprise)
A complaint filed against Hardin County Emergency Medical Services was dismissed Tuesday by the Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services' preliminary inquiry board.

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